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2022 Can-Am Defender XT HD10
2022 Can-Am Defender XT HD10

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
Can-Am
Can-Am
Model Year
2022
2022
Model
Defender XT HD10
Defender XT HD10
Model Code
8CNF
8CNF
Color
Oxford Blue
Oxford Blue

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes

Front - Dual 220 mm disc with hydraulic twin-piston calipers

Rear - Dual 220 mm disc with hydraulic single-piston calipers

Holding mechanism

Front - Dual 220 mm disc with hydraulic twin-piston calipers

Rear - Dual 220 mm disc with hydraulic single-piston calipers

Holding mechanism

Wheels
14 in. cast-aluminum
14 in. cast-aluminum
Tires

Front - Maxxis Bighorn 2.0† 27 x 9 x 14 in.

Rear - Maxxis Bighorn 2.0† 27 x 11 x 14 in.

Front - Maxxis Bighorn 2.0† 27 x 9 x 14 in.

Rear - Maxxis Bighorn 2.0† 27 x 11 x 14 in.

Dimensions

Length
125.7 in. (319.4 cm)
125.7 in. (319.4 cm)
Height
78 in. (198.1 cm)
78 in. (198.1 cm)
Width
64 in. (162.5 cm)
64 in. (162.5 cm)
Weight
Estimated Dry - 1,606 lb. (728,5 kg)
Estimated Dry - 1,606 lb. (728,5 kg)
Ground Clearance
13 in. (33 cm)
13 in. (33 cm)

Drivetrain

Transmission
PRO-TORQ CVT Transmission with Quick Response System (QRS), high-airflow ventilation and Electronic Drive Belt Protection Extra L / H / N / R / P
PRO-TORQ CVT Transmission with Quick Response System (QRS), high-airflow ventilation and Electronic Drive Belt Protection Extra L / H / N / R / P
Drive System
Selectable Turf Mode / 2WD / 4WD with Visco-Lok† QE auto-locking front differential
Selectable Turf Mode / 2WD / 4WD with Visco-Lok† QE auto-locking front differential
Drive
Electronic Hill Descent Control ECO™ / ECO™ Off / Work modes
Electronic Hill Descent Control ECO™ / ECO™ Off / Work modes

Electrical

Battery

12 V (30 amp/h)

Magneto - 650 W

12 V (30 amp/h)

Magneto - 650 W

Instrumentation

Gauge - 4.5 in. wide digital display: speedometer, tachometer, odometer, trip and hour meters, fuel, gear position, EECO™/ECO™ Off/Work modes, seat belt and 4 x 4 indicator, front and rear diff. lock indicators, diagnostics, clock, battery voltage, engine temperature

Lighter-type DC outlets in the console (10 A) and two lighted USB ports in the dash storage (10 A)

Gauge - 4.5 in. wide digital display: speedometer, tachometer, odometer, trip and hour meters, fuel, gear position, EECO™/ECO™ Off/Work modes, seat belt and 4 x 4 indicator, front and rear diff. lock indicators, diagnostics, clock, battery voltage, engine temperature

Lighter-type DC outlets in the console (10 A) and two lighted USB ports in the dash storage (10 A)

Lighting
140 W output from four 35-W reflectors ensuring a wide visiblity and LED tail lights
140 W output from four 35-W reflectors ensuring a wide visiblity and LED tail lights

Engine

Engine
Rotax®, V-twin
Rotax®, V-twin
Cooling
Liquid
Liquid
Horsepower
82 hp (69 lb. ft.)
82 hp (69 lb. ft.)
Displacement
976 cc
976 cc
Fuel System
Intelligent Throttle Control (iTC™) with Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI)
Intelligent Throttle Control (iTC™) with Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI)
Fuel Capacity
10.6 gal. (40 l)
10.6 gal. (40 l)

Operational

Frame
Chassis Cage - Profiled cage. ROPS approved
Chassis Cage - Profiled cage. ROPS approved
Front Suspension

Arched double A-arm

Travel - 11 in. (27.9 cm)

Shocks - Twin tube gas-charged

Arched double A-arm

Travel - 11 in. (27.9 cm)

Shocks - Twin tube gas-charged

Rear Suspension

Arched TTA with external sway bar

Travel - 11 in. (27.9 cm)

Shocks - Twin tube gas-charged

Arched TTA with external sway bar

Travel - 11 in. (27.9 cm)

Shocks - Twin tube gas-charged

Steering

Dynamic Power Steering (DPS)

Wheel - Adjustable tilt steering

Dynamic Power Steering (DPS)

Wheel - Adjustable tilt steering

Seating

3 person capacity

VERSA-PRO bolster bench seat for additional lateral support with passenger seats flipping up, adjustable driver seat, underside hooks, reinforced XT seat skin and contoured bench to improve entrance/exit of the cab

3 person capacity

VERSA-PRO bolster bench seat for additional lateral support with passenger seats flipping up, adjustable driver seat, underside hooks, reinforced XT seat skin and contoured bench to improve entrance/exit of the cab

Other

Additional Colors

Timeless Black

Stone Gray

Oxford Blue

Mossy Oak Break-Up Country Camo

Timeless Black

Stone Gray

Oxford Blue

Mossy Oak Break-Up Country Camo

Includes
Winch - 4,500 lb. (2,041 kg) winch with roller fairlead
Winch - 4,500 lb. (2,041 kg) winch with roller fairlead
Cargo Box Length
38 in. (96.5 cm)
38 in. (96.5 cm)
Cargo Box Height
12 in. (30.5 cm)
12 in. (30.5 cm)
Cargo Box Width
54.5 in. (138.4 cm)
54.5 in. (138.4 cm)
Cargo Box Capacity
600 lb. (272.2 kg)
600 lb. (272.2 kg)
Load Capacity
1,500 lb. (680 kg)
1,500 lb. (680 kg)
Capacity

Storage

Total - 16.2 gal. (61.3 l)

Under dash - 6 gal. (22.8 l)

Waterproof and removable box under passenger seat - 5.6 gal. (21 l)

Dash - 2 gal. (7.7 l)

Water-resistant and removable toolbox - 1.7 gal. (6.3 l)

Armrests and cup holders - 0.9 gal. (3.5 l)

Storage

Total - 16.2 gal. (61.3 l)

Under dash - 6 gal. (22.8 l)

Waterproof and removable box under passenger seat - 5.6 gal. (21 l)

Dash - 2 gal. (7.7 l)

Water-resistant and removable toolbox - 1.7 gal. (6.3 l)

Armrests and cup holders - 0.9 gal. (3.5 l)

Towing Capacity
2,500 lb. (1,134 kg)
2,500 lb. (1,134 kg)
Hitch
2 in. receiver
2 in. receiver
Safety Features
Protection - XT front bumper, HMWPE full skid plate, Full hard roof
Protection - XT front bumper, HMWPE full skid plate, Full hard roof
Warranty

Factory - 1-year BRP limited

Extended Service Terms - B.E.S.T. terms available for up to 30 months

Factory - 1-year BRP limited

Extended Service Terms - B.E.S.T. terms available for up to 30 months

Features

Audio Roof

  • AUDIO ROOF: More than just a roof over your head - Here's the waterproof sound system available in option. 6 speakers with Bluetooth compatibility, multi-colored LEDs, an RMC amp and a genuine JL audio receiver to crank up your playlists when you’re out there in the fields herding or baling to the beat of your own drum. Sounds good? You bet!

Cargo Versatility

  • CARGO BOX VERSATILITY: Optimized for any task and workload - Benefit from 4 x steel anchors / tie down points, 4 x 5 gallon (18.9 L) pail recesses, 14 x LinQ quick attach, 1 x 3 and plywood separators and bed extender ready, Sturdy removable tailgate allowing for 250 lb capacity, 4 integrated cup recesses and aruler in tailgate.

Hauling & Towing

  • UP TO A 3,000 LBS TOWING CAPACITY: Industry-leading towing capacity - With engines, chassis, driving assistance work mode, and suspension all matched to work harder than any other side-by-side, the Defender can tow up to 2,500 lbs (1134 kg), while Defender 6x6 boasts an industry-leading 3,000 lbs (1360 kg) towing capacity.

Hill Holding

  • BRAKE HOLDING MECHANISM: Manual parking brake - To ensure the Defender stays put no matter the incline, load, or terrain, a manual parking brake is now available. Can be added as an accessory on most Defender models.

Interior Comfort

  • BENCH SEAT WITH BOLSTERS: We’re talking smooth - Comfort isn’t just about the driver's seat. It’s advanced comfort for all day group riding. Intuitive cockpit with optimized visibility and additional lateral support with reinforced seat skin make for effortless hopping in and out. Underside hooks, Flip-up seat and adjustable driver's seat? You got those too. Comfort is king.

Leading Engine

  • CLASS LEADING TORQUE, QUIETER ROTAX ENGINES: Now introducing HD7. Work better, ride more comfortably with the pDrive CVT technology, and do it with low-intensity sound. For long hours of hard work with an easy-going ride, Defender delivers a better, quieter cockpit and up to a class-leading 69 lb-ft of torque on HD10.

Storage

  • NO COMPROMISE STORAGE: Real work space is no longer out of reach - Keep your tools safe with our removable toolbox. Enjoy dash & under dash storage, and removable, waterproof under passenger seat storage for clothing, Bed and roof racks provide a payload capacity of up to 1, 750 lb (793.8 kg) on selected packages.

Suspension

  • INNOVATIVE SUSPENSION SETUP: Heavy Duty arched A-Arm / arched TTA suspension - Arched double A-Arm front suspension and Arched TTA rear suspension on HD10 models give better stability, a surefooted response, and improved strength with up to a full 15 in. of ground clearance on specific models.

Torque

  • TORQUE ON DEMAND: PRO-TORQ CVT transmission and on-the-fly 4WD - Selectable Turf Mode / 2WD / 4WD with Visco-Lok† QE auto-locking front differential puts the power down on any terrain. The PRO-TORQ CVT on HD9 and HD10 models provides improved cooling and electronic belt protection for more durability.

Audio Roof

  • AUDIO ROOF: More than just a roof over your head - Here's the waterproof sound system available in option. 6 speakers with Bluetooth compatibility, multi-colored LEDs, an RMC amp and a genuine JL audio receiver to crank up your playlists when you’re out there in the fields herding or baling to the beat of your own drum. Sounds good? You bet!

Cargo Versatility

  • CARGO BOX VERSATILITY: Optimized for any task and workload - Benefit from 4 x steel anchors / tie down points, 4 x 5 gallon (18.9 L) pail recesses, 14 x LinQ quick attach, 1 x 3 and plywood separators and bed extender ready, Sturdy removable tailgate allowing for 250 lb capacity, 4 integrated cup recesses and aruler in tailgate.

Hauling & Towing

  • UP TO A 3,000 LBS TOWING CAPACITY: Industry-leading towing capacity - With engines, chassis, driving assistance work mode, and suspension all matched to work harder than any other side-by-side, the Defender can tow up to 2,500 lbs (1134 kg), while Defender 6x6 boasts an industry-leading 3,000 lbs (1360 kg) towing capacity.

Hill Holding

  • BRAKE HOLDING MECHANISM: Manual parking brake - To ensure the Defender stays put no matter the incline, load, or terrain, a manual parking brake is now available. Can be added as an accessory on most Defender models.

Interior Comfort

  • BENCH SEAT WITH BOLSTERS: We’re talking smooth - Comfort isn’t just about the driver's seat. It’s advanced comfort for all day group riding. Intuitive cockpit with optimized visibility and additional lateral support with reinforced seat skin make for effortless hopping in and out. Underside hooks, Flip-up seat and adjustable driver's seat? You got those too. Comfort is king.

Leading Engine

  • CLASS LEADING TORQUE, QUIETER ROTAX ENGINES: Now introducing HD7. Work better, ride more comfortably with the pDrive CVT technology, and do it with low-intensity sound. For long hours of hard work with an easy-going ride, Defender delivers a better, quieter cockpit and up to a class-leading 69 lb-ft of torque on HD10.

Storage

  • NO COMPROMISE STORAGE: Real work space is no longer out of reach - Keep your tools safe with our removable toolbox. Enjoy dash & under dash storage, and removable, waterproof under passenger seat storage for clothing, Bed and roof racks provide a payload capacity of up to 1, 750 lb (793.8 kg) on selected packages.

Suspension

  • INNOVATIVE SUSPENSION SETUP: Heavy Duty arched A-Arm / arched TTA suspension - Arched double A-Arm front suspension and Arched TTA rear suspension on HD10 models give better stability, a surefooted response, and improved strength with up to a full 15 in. of ground clearance on specific models.

Torque

  • TORQUE ON DEMAND: PRO-TORQ CVT transmission and on-the-fly 4WD - Selectable Turf Mode / 2WD / 4WD with Visco-Lok† QE auto-locking front differential puts the power down on any terrain. The PRO-TORQ CVT on HD9 and HD10 models provides improved cooling and electronic belt protection for more durability.